Critical Acclaimed drama Green Book by director Peter Farrelly is finally set to hit Nigerian cinemas. Note, this is probably one of the most exciting news especially for film lovers who have seen some of the reviews and heard of the multiple award nominations it has garnered since its November 21 release.  Green Book opens in cinemas nationwide in January 2019.

The film stars Academy Award nominee Viggo Mortensen and Academy Award winner Mahershala Ali. 

Synopsis

When Tony Lip (Mortensen), a bouncer from an Italian-American neighborhood in the Bronx, is hired to drive Dr. Don Shirley (Ali), a world-class Black pianist, on a concert tour from Manhattan to the Deep South, they must rely on “The Green Book” to guide them to the few establishments that were then safe for African-Americans. Confronted with racism, danger—as well as unexpected humanity and humor—they are forced to set aside differences to survive and thrive on the journey of a lifetime.

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Mamazeus is a budding writer and blogger from Nigeria. Oftentimes described as a "comic storyteller", Mamazeus' articles guarantee a smile from the reader with the glummest disposition!
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Mamazeus

Mamazeus

Mamazeus is a budding writer and blogger from Nigeria. Oftentimes described as a "comic storyteller", Mamazeus' articles guarantee a smile from the reader with the glummest disposition!
Movie review blogging is just one of the writer's many interests.